Duck Springs Elementary School

10180 Duck Springs Rd
Attalla, AL 35954
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 197 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Duck Springs Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Duck Springs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Duck Springs Elementary School's student population of 197 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
197 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Duck Springs Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Duck Springs Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#651 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
29%
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45-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
13%
10%
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Black
2%
32%
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White
81%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.33
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Duck Springs Elementary School's ranking?
Duck Springs Elementary School is ranked #651 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Duck Springs Elementary School often compared to?
Duck Springs Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Attalla Elementary School, Floyd Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Duck Springs Elementary School?
197 students attend Duck Springs Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Duck Springs Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Duck Springs Elementary School?
Duck Springs Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Duck Springs Elementary School offer ?
Duck Springs Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Duck Springs Elementary School part of?
Duck Springs Elementary School is part of Etowah County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 197 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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